Articles tagged with: California

16 July 2014

Is this Comcast call the worst customer service ever?

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

San Francisco, Calif. -- (KGW News) We all hate calling customer service lines, right? But this one hits a new low. A man in San Francisco just wanted to cancel his Comcast internet and cable, but i ...

15 July 2014

CHP "shifting" the blame in freeway confrontation: attorney

Posted in U.S. & World News

Calif. --- (NBC News) The attorney for a woman who was seen in cellphone video footage being punched by a California Highway Patrol officer believes that the CHP is trying to shift the blame.CHP off ...

15 July 2014

"6 Californias" plan to be submitted for ballot

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

Sacramento, DvCalif. --- (NBC News) Signatures for the "Six Californias" will be submitted on Tuesday in Sacramento, according to the proposal's proponents.Venture capitalist Tim Draper and his supp ...

11 July 2014

More deaths linked to call-girl?

Posted in U.S. & World News

Milton, Ga. --- (WXIA News) It's a case that involves sex, drugs and an Atlanta-area prostitute. Alix Tichelman is sitting in a California jail, charged with manslaughter for allegedly injecting a h ...

09 July 2014

911 Shocker: Dispatcher saves son

Posted in U.S. & World News

Marysville, Calif. -- (KCRA)  An emergency dispatcher was put to the test as she fielded a 911 call from her own home with her son's life at stake. The ordeal started May 27, when 14-month-old Mave ...

07 July 2014

CHP officer who hit woman in video on paid administrative leave

Posted in U.S. & World News

California -- (NBC Los Angeles) A California Highway Patrol officer was on paid administrative leave Friday as investigators began looking into an incident that was captured on video in which the of ...

24 June 2014

Two years in the wild

Posted in U.S. & World News

Calif. --- (KCRA)  After a year and a half lost in California's Sierra Nevada mountains, Murphy the golden retriever has returned home.On October 6, 2012, Nathan Braun and his son Matthew were camp ...

20 June 2014

"Hot felon" goes viral

Posted in U.S. & World News

Calif. --- Female Facebooker’s are apparently swooning over the picture of a dreamy-eyed stranger. There's only one problem with the online lothario, he's behind bars! This mug-shot of 30-year-o ...

18 June 2014

A California mayor resigns after tossing dog poop into yard

Posted in U.S. & World News

A Southern California mayor who gained notoriety for tossing a bag of poop into a neighbor's yard has resigned.  The incident was caught on security camera back in early June. It shows San Marino m ...

16 June 2014

Whooping Cough officially epidemic in California

Posted in Regional

(NBC Los Angeles) The number of whooping cough cases in California has officially reached epidemic proportions, the California Department of Public Health reported. Whooping cough, known to doctors ...